Setting up Collabora

I came across a guide to set up Collabora Online Development Edition (CODE) as a docker container, in order to enable creation and editing of office documents inside Nextcloud. Just like Google Docs, but in the own cloud.

The guide however focuses on a setup with apache as reverse proxy …

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Configuring nginx using debops ansible scripts

I started using ansible some months ago to configure my servers. As a beginner I wrote simply structured recipes, using templates with only few variables.

Recently I've been made aware of DebOps, a collection of ansible scripts for configuring nearly everything on a server.

With the move to letsencrypt certificates …

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Rkhunter cronjob errors

Saw this in my weekly rkhunter's run :

/etc/cron.weekly/rkhunter:
/usr/bin/rkhunter: 7439: [: Binary: unexpected operator
/usr/bin/rkhunter: 7439: [: Binary: unexpected operator

Was not the first time, but now I had time to investigate...

So it seems that the problem comes from using non-english locales with Ubuntu's …

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Generating certificates with let's encrypt

I've started using the new CA named let's encryptduring their closed beta back in november.

At that time, I've been using their own (python-based) client to generate test certificates on my laptop (I've never planned to run the client on my servers as I don't really like having such …

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Spamassassin failing to reload

Since some time I was getting nearly each day an email from my cron :

/etc/cron.daily/spamassassin:
invoke-rc.d: initscript spamassassin, action "reload" failed.

Googling for this I found several posts, bug tracker entries... but no real solution. Hint was : RC script is not finding the PID file, check …

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Using ansible to deploy hosts

I've discovered ansible several weeks ago, but only decided to give it a real try the last two.

Test vehicle was the setup of icinga & check_mk on several hosts I wanted to monitor, along with the setup of the master monitoring server.

Some time ago I had already taken a …

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